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Views of nature, or, Contemplations on the sublime phenomena of creation : with scientific illustrations

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Views of nature, or, Contemplations on the sublime phenomena of creation : with scientific illustrations


Published 1850
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Includes bibliographical references

Steppes and deserts -- Cataracts of the Orinoco -- Nocturnal life of animals in the primeval forests -- Ideas for a physiognomy of plants -- On the structure and mode of action of volcanos in different parts of the earth -- Vital force, or the Rhodian genius -- The plateau of Caxamarca, the ancient capital of the Inca Atahuallpa, and first view of the Pacific from the ridge of the Andes


Publisher London : H.G. Bohn
Pages 510
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number 07347277
Digitizing sponsor MBLWHOI Library
Book contributor MBLWHOI Library
Collection biodiversity; MBLWHOI; blc; americana

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